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Robert Rossen

1908 - 1966

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Robert Rossen (March 16, 1908 – February 18, 1966) was an American screenwriter, film director, and producer whose film career spanned almost three decades. His 1949 film All the King's Men won Oscars for Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Supporting Actress, while Rossen was nominated for an Oscar as Best Director. He won the Golden Globe for Best Director and the film won the Golden Globe Award for Best Picture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Rossen has received more than 224,557 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Rossen is the 436th most popular film director (down from 427th in 2019), the 2,858th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,794th in 2019) and the 119th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Robert Rossen ranks 436 out of 1,581Before him are Curtis Hanson, Edward Yang, Jacques Doillon, Yoshiyuki Tomino, Valerio Zurlini, and Jafar Panahi. After him are Luis García Berlanga, Segundo de Chomón, René Laloux, J. Lee Thompson, Assi Dayan, and Tony Gatlif.

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Among people born in 1908, Robert Rossen ranks 118Before him are John Tuzo Wilson, Carlo Abarth, Afet İnan, Victor Weisskopf, Françoise Dolto, and Ivan Yefremov. After him are Michel Marcel Navratil, Sam Giancana, Edgar Faure, Mel Blanc, Vazgen I, and Paul Henreid. Among people deceased in 1966, Robert Rossen ranks 79Before him are Emil Brunner, Vladimir Minorsky, Maximiliano Hernández Martínez, Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski, George Ohsawa, and Vilis Lācis. After him are Hermann Scherchen, Wieland Wagner, Otto von Knobelsdorff, Venceslau Brás, Väinö Tanner, and J. F. C. Fuller.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Rossen ranks 2,858 out of 18,182Before him are Tyne Daly (1946), Ben Hecht (1893), Timothée Chalamet (1995), Kamehameha III (1814), Doyle Brunson (1933), and Jim Thorpe (1887). After him are Ivy Lee (1877), Zoe Saldana (1978), Charles Best (1899), Eddie Guerrero (1967), Marg Helgenberger (1958), and David Ausubel (1918).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Robert Rossen ranks 119Before him are Donald P. Bellisario (1935), J. J. Abrams (1966), Delmer Daves (1904), Douglas Trumbull (1942), Richard Thorpe (1896), and Curtis Hanson (1945). After him are Delbert Mann (1920), Alfred Lunt (1892), Aaron Russo (1943), Clarence Brown (1890), John Lasseter (1957), and John Hughes (1950).